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A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the standard deduction amount to reduce the marriage penalty, simplify the filing of individual tax returns, and provide tax relief for lower and middle income individuals, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1989 — 105th Congress: Marriage Penalty Reduction Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1989
“S. 1989 — 105th Congress: Marriage Penalty Reduction Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1998. July 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1989>
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